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Why 2016 Is Different From All Other Recent Elections

The 2016 Republican primary began as many Republican presidential campaigns do, with a few unexpected names atop the polls. In recent cycles, the names have included Herman Cain, Rick Santorum and Pat Buchanan. This year, they’ve been Donald Trump, Ted Cruz and Ben Carson.<p>What’s made 2016 different …

Obama's careful engagement with Iran pays off

President Obamawas right to express satisfaction — and take some of the credit — for the successful implementation of the international agreement to place limitations on Iran's nuclear activities and for the release of five Americans who were held by the Islamic Republic, including Washington Post …

Bernie Sanders and the Rebirth of American Democracy

Even if Bernie Sanders loses to Hillary Clinton in the Democratic primary, and recent polling data suggests that he might not, he has already won. The simple fact that a rare man of honesty and integrity, in a political system corrupted by big money, has surged to the pinnacle of the national …

How Donald Trump defeats Hillary Clinton

Obama’s black supporters are crucial to a Trump win, and pollsters say he has a chance with this bloc.<p>If Donald Trump becomes the next president of the United States, there will be plenty of surprises along the way. One of the biggest will be the help he gets from black voters.<p>According to …

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10 Essential Camping Items you shouldn't leave home without!

After more than 40 years of camping experience, and fresh from 2 weeks of camping in the Ikara-Flinders Ranges, I got thinking about what camping …